Ontario Education Number (OEN)

The OEN is a student identification number is assigned by the Ministry of Education to Ontario elementary and secondary students. This unique number is used as the key identifier on a student's school records, and follows the student through his or her elementary and secondary education. The OEN is nine digits long (eight digits, plus a check digit), randomly assigned, and tied to stable information about the student (name, gender, date of birth).

For more information, click http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/document/brochure/oen/index.html or call the Ministry of Education at (416)325-2929 or 1-800-387-5514.